By studying a foundation learning course at Hadlow
College, you will develop your confidence and workrelated
skills. We have a range of courses that cover the
land-based curriculum, enabling you to study subjects
you enjoy whilst gaining a practical understanding of
1 year, full-time
WHAT WILL I STUDY?
Through practical experience within the College you
will gain an in-depth understanding of the skills needed
to develop independence and confidence. Your course
will be linked with the outcomes in your Education,
Health and Care Plan. Supported work-related learning
or placements will enhance your employability skills
development including English, mathematics and ICT.
Applicants should demonstrate an interest in the
curriculum area and have achieved Entry Level 2
mathematics and English.
As part of the study programme you will be offered
a meeting to discuss the support and intervention
you may require to successfully access your course.
CAREER AND PROGRESSION OPTIONS
Successful students can progress within a range of Level
1 programmes and have the opportunity to specialise
within a land-based area that they enjoy. Alternatively,
they can explore employment or supported employment
opportunities within the industry.
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Local authorities, nurseries, garden centres, publicly and privately owned gardens, commercial landscaping companies.
Students benefit from a wide range of links with commercial nurseries, research institutes, organic producers, public and privately owned gardens as well as exposure to the retail world through our onsite garden centre. The College is also a member of the Royal Horticultural Society; NCCPG and the Hardy Plant Society.
Please note that all programme specifications and course modules are subject to annual change.